Marine Weather Message
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
314 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

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COASTAL WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR OUT 10 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA OUT 10 NM-
314 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THURSDAY.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
8 PM PST THURSDAY. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: REMAINING 12 TO 15 FT THROUGH THIS EVENING AS WIND WAVES
  SLOWLY DIMINISH BUT NORTHWEST SWELL REACHES A PEAK. SEAS WILL
  DIMINISH THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY BUT THE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL REMAIN
  HIGH AND STEEP INTO THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: MODERATE NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT INTO
  THURSDAY MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY HIGH AND STEEP SWELL
  INTO THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST NEAR CAPE BLANCO
  AND BEYOND 5 NM FROM SHORE ELSEWHERE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM FLORENCE TO CAPE BLANCO OR FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
314 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST
THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM PST THURSDAY.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
8 PM PST THURSDAY. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: REMAINING 13 TO 15 FT THROUGH THIS EVENING AS WIND WAVES
  SLOWLY DIMINISH BUT NORTHWEST SWELL REACHES A PEAK. SEAS WILL
  DIMINISH THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY BUT THE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL REMAIN
  HIGH AND STEEP INTO THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT INTO THURSDAY
  MORNING.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY HIGH AND STEEP SWELL
  INTO THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST BEYOND 15 NM FROM
  SHORE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

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WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM-
314 PM PST WED DEC 24 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR WINDS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST
THURSDAY...
...HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS
AFTERNOON...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM
PST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY FOR WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM PST THURSDAY.
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED.
THIS SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
8 PM PST THURSDAY. A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 4 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SEAS: REMAINING 13 TO 15 FT THROUGH THIS EVENING AS WIND WAVES
  SLOWLY DIMINISH BUT NORTHWEST SWELL REACHES A PEAK. SEAS WILL
  DIMINISH THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY BUT THE NORTHWEST SWELL WILL
  REMAIN HIGH AND STEEP INTO THURSDAY EVENING.

* WINDS: NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT INTO THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* AREAS AFFECTED: ALL AREAS WILL BE AFFECTED BY HIGH AND STEEP
  SWELL INTO THURSDAY EVENING. WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST BEYOND 15
  NM FROM SHORE.

* VIEW THE HAZARD AREA IN DETAIL AT HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/Z67H.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HAZARDOUS SEAS WARNING MEANS HAZARDOUS SEA CONDITIONS ARE
IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. RECREATIONAL BOATERS SHOULD REMAIN IN
PORT...OR TAKE SHELTER UNTIL WAVES SUBSIDE.  COMMERCIAL VESSELS
SHOULD PREPARE FOR ROUGH SEAS AND CONSIDER REMAINING IN PORT OR
TAKING SHELTER IN PORT UNTIL HAZARDOUS SEAS SUBSIDE.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES WILL
BE STEEP ENOUGH TO CREATE A POTENTIAL HAZARD TO SMALL CRAFT.

SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS FOR WIND MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 23 TO
33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE
OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$
DW

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